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CBS
Dec 29, 2012 11:00pm EST
's the reason 31-year-old erica menendez gave to authorities for pushing a man to his death. the 46-year-old was killed thursday when he was pushed from the platform and into the path of an oncoming train. just three weeks ago a 58-year- old man was killed when a drifter pushed him from the subway platform after the two argued. the two incidents have prompted fear among some subway riders and a warning from the city's mayor. >> growing up in the city, you always would stand close to the edge and look to see if the train comes, so it's pretty -- makes you rethink the things that you do on a regular basis. >> we do live in a world where our subway platforms are open, and that's not going to change to. say everybody should exercise care goes without saying. >> erica menendez is due in court tomorrow for an arraignment. prosecutors say she could be charge weed a hate crime, and if convicted, she could face life in prison. >>> a 16-year-old girl is dead tonight and police want your help in finding the driver of one of the cars that struck her. it happened around 6:00 last night. police say th
KBCW
Dec 29, 2012 10:00pm PST
they released help find 31-year-old erica menendez. she admitted shoving the man and told police she hates hindus and muslims. the victim was from india, but it's unclear if he was muslim or hindu. she could face 25 years to life in prison. >>> the body of the woman who was gang raped has erupted debate about violence in india. authorities added murder charges for the six suspects. for many protestors around the country, the charges are not enough. >> reporter: thousands of indians paid tribute to the 23-year-old physical therapy student who still hasn't been identified. she died of massive injuries after being gang raped by six men who picked her up in a bus. [ crowd noise ] >> reporter: underlying the candlelight and prayers here, though there is profound outrage. [ crowd noise ] >> reporter: it erupted last week in protests, not only against the bus rape but against the way female victims of sexual assault are often ignored by the community and by the police. >> reporter: on wednesday, a teenager in northern india committed suicide after police pushed her not to press charges against tw
NBC
Dec 29, 2012 11:00pm EST
have charged 31-year-old erica menendez with murder as a hate crime. she was arrested this morning after someone recognized her from this surveillance video. menendez is accused of shoving 46-year-old sodano sen onto the tracks as the train approached on thursday. police she she admitted to doing it because she said she hated hindus and muslims since the 9/11 terrorist attacks. he was a hindu immigrant who had been living in the u.s. for more than 20 years. >>> nasa released new photos of the red planet. the most amazing is a self-portrait of the mars rover "curiosity." the 50 image composite provides a better view than the self-portrait from november. there it is. behind the rover you can see its ultimate destination mount sharp. when "curiosity" arrives it will test for of course any signs of primitive microbial life. >>> the storm system is out of our area but left behind much cooler temperatures. storm team 4 meteorologist kim martucci will tell us what we martucci will tell us what we can expect for the rest of ♪ ♪ and the flowers and the trees all laugh when you walk by
CBS
Dec 31, 2012 4:30am PST
accused of pushing a man to his death at a new york subway station. erica menendez laughed hysterically during her weekend arraignment as she was charged with murder as a hate crime. prosecutors say menendez pushed a man on the tracks because she blamed muslims, hindus and egyptians for the 9/11 attacks. friends say the victim was hindu. >>> the crash of a commercial jetliner in rubs. a russia. a camera shows the impact. debris flew across the road. amazing video. striking several cars. it happened as the plane slammed into the ground just short of the runway. five crewmembers were killed. there were no passengers on board. >>> venezuelan president hugo chavez an outspoken critic of the united states has new complications following cancer surgery in cuba. his vice president describes the venezuelan leader's condition as delicate. no other details were given about the complications that resulted from arrest spraer to infection. chavez is due to be important in for a new term in 10 days. >>> a close call for an australian surfer when he encountered a shark. he was riding a wave when a sha
ABC
Dec 30, 2012 6:00pm EST
arrest. this surveillance video led police to erica menendez. investigators say that's her running away from a train station in queens thursday night just moments after she shoved a flicks-year-old man from the platform. now she's reportedly admitted to the crime. >> i pushed muslim off the train tracks because i've hated hindus and muslims since they put down the twin towers. i have have been beating them up since. >> i feel bad because i am broke in my heart because this guy is nice guy and so quiet. >> reporter: his death comes weeks after 58-year-old keesa con was killed at another new york station. this video shows the suspect arguing with the victim minutes before he pushed him off the platform. >> you never know who is going to push you onto the tracks or into the street. >> reporter: those concerns led new york mayor michael bloomberg to call for calm. >> i don't think you have to worry about getting pushed over the platform. it's such a rare occurrence, no matter how tragic it is, it shouldn't change our lifestyle. >> reporter: regardless, many riders say they'll be staying far
ABC
Dec 30, 2012 11:00pm EST
. this surveillance video led police to erica menendez. investigators say that's her running away from a train station in queens thursday night just moments after she shoved sunando sen off the platform. now she's reportedly admitting to the crime. i pushed a muslim off the train tracks because i hated them since they put down the twin tours. i have been beating them up since. the victim a hindu immigrant from india. he was a graphic designer who had just opened up his own printing company. >> i feel bad because i am broken in my heart, this guy is so quiet. >> reporter: sen's death comes weeks after a person was killed at another new york station. the video shows the suspect arguing with the victim minutes before his he pushed him off the platform. >> you never know who's going to push you onto the tracks or the street. >> reporter: those concerns led new york mayor michael bloomberg call's for calm. >> i don't think you have to worried about getting pushed off the platform. it's such a rare occurrence. >> reporter: regardless many riders say they'll be staying far away from the edge of the platforms
CNN
Dec 30, 2012 3:00am PST
now, second degree murder as a hate crime. that's the charge facing erica menendez. she is the woman accused of shoving a man to his death in front of a subway strain on thursday. she says it's a feeling she's had since the september 11th attacks. the second time this month that someone was pushed to death on a new york subway platform. >>> two missing brothers had been found safe and their father is now in police custody. ben and harry cleary were found 250 miles from an atlanta area home after a tipster saw it here on cnn. they were on a planned trip with their dad but did not return when expected. he'll be charged with felony interference with custody. >>> a tragic scene in california where three people were killed in a small plane crash near san diego. faa official says the plane crashed under unknown circumstances. it was heading to phoenix. an investigation is under way. >>> to massachusetts now, where a snowstorm is pounding the state. boston could see up to eight inches of snow today. the city's mayor has already declared a snow already. a top priority there is getting the ro
KBCW
Dec 30, 2012 8:30am PST
helped find the 31-year-old erica menendez. the district attorney said she admitted shoving the man. police say she told them show hates hindus and muslims, quote, she's hated them, quote, ever since 2001 when they put down the towers. the victim was from india, but it's unclear if he was muslim or hindu. if convicted, menendez could face 25 years to life in prison. >>> a horse school in portola valley is morning the loss of three horses killed on interstate 280? the horses from web ranch were spotted on the freeway near alpine road before 5 yesterday morning. the horses were hit by two cars, one of the cars overturned. the drivers were not seriously injured. one trainer called the accident the worst horse-related accident in 20 years in northern california. and the ranch owners are not sure how they got out to begin with. >>> a new state law is worrying some people concerned about distracted driving because the law will allow drivers to send text messages as long as they use technology fully voice operated and hands free. supporters say it's better than having drivers type while d
MSNBC
Dec 30, 2012 12:00pm PST
has been charged with second degree murderer as a hate crime. police say erica menendez told them she has hated hindus and muslims since the twin tower attacks on september 11. it is the second time a commuter has been pushed to their death this month in a new york subway. >>> a respected german paper has apologized after publishing an obituary of george h.w. bush. the former president is very much alive and in a regular patient room at houston's methodist hospital. >>> nelson mandela was discharged earlier this week and is home resting. he was being treated for a recurring lung infection. >>> the family of a 6-year-old survivor of the newtown shooting is seeking to file a $100 million lawsuit against the state of connecticut. their attorney accuses the state of failing to provide a safe school setting for his client. >>> and a high school student suspended by her school for a poem she wrote expressing her feelings on the newtown shooting is speaking out. >> i never said i understood him. i understood what happened and i feel that things like that happen because people aren't heard. s
NBC
Dec 30, 2012 8:00am EST
shoved the victim off and to his death because she hates muslims since september 11th. 31-year-old erica menendez could face 25 years to life in prison if convicted. >>> 50 american troops are helping u.s. citizens and diplomates evacuate the central african republic. president obama ordered the evacuation after heavy criticism of the administration security response for the september 11th attack in benghazi. >>> george h.w. bush is out of intensive care and in a regular room in houston. a spokesman says his condition is improving. the 88-year-old has been hospitalized for more than a month with complications related to bronchitis >>> on december 31st, 1907, the first big ball drop took place in times square and somewhere back then a newscaster sat at a desk and talked about preparations. nothing has changed. the famous crystal ball is ready to drop and ring in 2013. the party planers leave nothing to chance. they tested the confetti in times square and packed on to broadway to watch the ball drop. >> there was no tv, big anchor desk or "today" show. in 1997, a newscaster was like, you w
FOX
Dec 29, 2012 10:00pm EST
. erica menendez is accused of shoving an indian man on to the tracks in new york city, the second such killing in a month. she told authorities she hates muslims and hindus. prosecutors believed she assumed the victim practiced one of those religions. >>> the first legal action is underway in the school shooting in newtown, connecticut. the lawyer asked to sue the state of connecticut for $100 million on behalf of a six-year- old survivor. the lawsuit is over school security. the lawyer said his client heard screaming and gun fire over the school's intercom. the claim against the state is that it failed to protect the child from foreseeable harm. states are generally immuned from such lawsuits, so the suit can't go forward unless the state agrees to allow it. >>> one of the suggestions for making schools safer is to arm teachers. the state of utah is giving 200 teachers training to handle concealed weapons. claudia cowen has more. >> reporter: with the prospect of tighter gun laws in the new year, some states are trying to figure out how to navigate the spike in ammunition and gun
FOX
Dec 30, 2012 8:00am EST
killed from drinking too much cough sir lip last month -- syrup last month. >>> erica menendez is accused of shoving a man into the subway. she told authorities she hates muslims and hindus. prosecutors believed she assumed the victim practiced one of those religions. >>> workers putting the finishing touches on the big new year's eve party in new york city. about a million people will pack into times square to watch the ball drop and ring in 2013. >> reporter: already decorated for the holidays, preps for the world's biggest new year's party are now underway in the big apple. times square alliance officials tested the confetti that will fall after midnight throwing it out a window onto unsuspecting people on the street. more than 1 million revelers will park into times square to watch the ball drop monday night, a billion more will watch from home. the 2013 sign is already situated on top of one times square, it's seven fete tall -- 7 feet tall. after four decades of dick clark helping america ring in the new year, 2013 will be the first celebration following his death. a spec
FOX
Dec 31, 2012 6:00am EST
subway platform will undergo a psychiatric evaluation. erica menendez was arraigned saturday night on a charge of murder as a hate crime o thursday, police say the 31- year-old shoved a man into the path of an oncoming train. prosecutors say menendez laughed during her arraignment and told police she pushed him because she blamed muslims for the september 11th terror afaxes. >>> closer to home, police continue to search for answers in the murder of a college student. xavier stringfellow was a sophomore at fairham college in virginia. a vigil was held last night at battlefield high school in haymarket. he was found stabbed to death friday evening in vienna. police say he had been involved in an altercation. there has been an arrest in the case. 22-year-old one bonilla is charged with murder. place say the two men did not know each other. >> let's check in with tuck fore a look at your forecast. going to be a cold new year's eve. >> certainly cold this morning and later today. not i abad last of the day year. less wind than yesterday. we'll take it. less wind. that was rough. let's d
FOX
Dec 31, 2012 5:00pm EST
a psychiatric evaluation. erica menendez is facing murdera charges as a hate crime. she says she pushed the muslim man to his death because since the september 11 attacks, she dislikes muslims and hindus. this is the second deadly incident in a new york subway this month. >>> the father of the gunman who killed 26 people in the connecticut school shooting has claimed his son's body.on the remains of adam lanza released last week. private arrangements held over the weekend, ntbut the family wl not elaborate.noat the shooter went on a killingon spree abefore taking his on li. police still don't know the motive behind the killings. >>> still ahead at 5:00, hillar: clinton hospitalized for a blood clot.oo we have dthe latest on her condition, and a closer look at the dangers of blood clots. >> is it love at first sight or just luis? -- lust? a look at the science of it all. >>> this is fox 5 news at 5:00. >> second of state hillary teclinton is spending had you -o is spending her new year's evey in the hospital.ta this after doctors found a bloo clot in her head.her >> reporter: hillary cl
CNN
Dec 30, 2012 5:00am PST
erica menendez. >> eraierica, why did you do it? >> she's accused of shoving a man to death in front of a subway train on thursday. she said she pushed the victim because, quote, i hate hindus and muslims. it's a feeling she's had since the september 11th attacks. it's the second time this month someone was pushed doet from a new york subway platform. >>> the new year is days away. here's a look at what will be legal and illegal in the year 2013. >> well, some local laws already made headlines this year. gay marriage was passed in maryland and maine, and the recreational use of marijuana was passed in colorado and in washington state. wait, there's more, much more. let's start with the laws that take effect on january 1st. so in illinois and california employers may no longer force employees to provide the passwords to their stoeshl media accounts, and the same is true if you apply for a job in either state. speaking of job secrets, check out oregon. employers cannot at this time a job list inning that state until they are willing to hired unemployed. in maryland arsenic is banned th
FOX News
Dec 29, 2012 3:00pm PST
. they released this video of the suspect fleeing the scene. police say she is 31-year-old erica menendez of the bronks and she made statements incriminating herself. she told them she mated hinn bow dues and muslims. wins say that she was muttering to herself before shoving the victim onto the tracks. he was a 46-year-old man who lived in new york city, but originally from india. however, it's unclear whether he was hindu or muslim. criminal charges are pending against menendez. but no word if she will be charged with a hate crime. >> kelly: thank you. meanwhile, overseas in france, a court striking down a 75% income tax rate on its richest citizens, saying it's excessive, unfair and unconstitutional. the ruling is a big blow to the president who had promised during his campaign to raise taxes on the wealthy. katherine field is a correspondent for global radio news and joins us live on the phone from paris. thank you for joining us this evening. so what kind of blow is this politically to france's president? >> it's an embarrassing blow to him. he had made this tax rate hike a key platfo
ABC
Dec 30, 2012 7:00am PST
a man onto subway tracks as the train was arriving killing him. prosecutors charge erica menendez with murder as a hate crime. she allegedly told police she shoved the man in front of an oncoming train on thursday because she hates hindus and muslims because of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. the victim, sunando sen, was from india. >>> and finally, changing subjects here, talk about quick thinking. a small boat was caught on camera as it went up in flames on the bank of a lake in new zealand. no one on land could reach the boat, but watch as another boat on the water speeds by creating a wake, clever thinking there, huh, enough to drown out the flames in one shot, but the boater made a couple more passes to make sure that the burning boat was extinguished, and apparently it worked. >> quick thinking. >> pretty quick thinking. now you can a slightly used boat in new zealand. i'm sure very cheap. half off or more. >> all right, ron, thanks. >>> well, we are happy to say there's very good news this morning about the health of former president george h.w. bush. this morning he's out of i
NBC
Dec 30, 2012 5:00am EST
crime. police arrested and charged erica menendez, accused of pushing sundano sen in front of a seven-car train in queens on thursday. she said she told authorities she hated muslims since the 9/11 attacks and thought the victim was muslim. in howard county, authorities have cracked a string of burglaries. >> the alleged victim is concerned the man she accuses of burglarizing her home will be on the streets again. this woman who asked us to conceal her identity lives in fear after coming face to face with a burglar at her howard county home. >> he knows who i am. >> police arrested kenneth vollmerhausen and charged him with multiple counts of burglary and theft. he was arrested in connection with the robbery at this home on december 21 in ellicott city, a day this woman won't forget. >> i said i've been a nervous wreck ever since. >> she came home to find a truck in her driveway. she thought it was the telephone company and was confronted by vollmerhausen, who threw her jewelry at her, apologized and drove off in his truck. >> he sped out, cut sideways there and you can see what he di
FOX News
Dec 30, 2012 3:00am PST
revenge for 9/11 she added. erica menendez, looked crazed and ranting as she was picked up by police last night. and she admits to pushing the man and now she's charged with murder and a hate crime and her family says she's bipolar. overnight three members of al-qaeda killed by a u.s. drone strike in yemen. local officials say the men were hit as they were driving in a car. one of them, a senior operative for the terror network, this is the fourth drone strike there in one week. good news this morning, former president george h.w. bush is out of intensive care and now in a private room and the 88-year-old has been in the hospital since november 23rd for a persistent cough from bronchitis and high fever. family spokesperson says the former president is in great spirits, good spirits i should say and doctors are cautiously optimistic his current treatment is working. and pay attention clayton, think you're neurotic, that actually can be a good thing. >> let me get by. >> i wouldn't let you get by me. >> you signed in ahead of me. >> i was here before you. but my appointment was for 11:30 an
FOX News
Dec 30, 2012 1:00pm PST
a man in front of a subway train. police charging 31 erica menendez after she told them, quote, i pushed a muslim off the train tracks because i hate behind dues and muslims. ever since 2001 when they put the twin towers i have been beating them up. the man she is accused of killing is 46-year-old senodo sen who is believed to be behind due. a cousin says she is bipolar here. if it does turn out she has a psychiatric deficiency, what is the appropriate punishment? here is our legal panel. all right. so clearly the first thing the judge has to do is order a psychiatric evaluation, even put her on trial, right? >> that is right. before we get to what is appropriate punishment. court or the jurors will have to decide whether she knew what she was doing. whether she could be held responsible for her actions. >> gregg: competency is the first hurdle. does she understand the charges against her? >> i think she does. the attorney is probably going to argue otherwise. >> a mental disease so severe you don't know right from wrong. isn't that the test for insanity? >> it's interesting, new york fo
ABC
Dec 30, 2012 6:30pm EST
muslims since 9/11 and thought the victim was muslim. erica menden ease has been charged with murder -- menendez has been charged in the death. the man who was hindu was crushed by a train on thursday night. he is the second man to be died after being pushed in front of a subway in new york. >>> a family in florida got awakeup that sent them scrambling for cover. a car came barreling into the bedroom at 5:30 in the morning. it started a fire which damaged the home. the homeowner ended up with cuts and scrapes and the driver of the car was airlifted to the hospital with serious injuries. police are looking into what led the driver to lose control of the car. >>> a bit of christmas day fun on the ice turns tragic as several people fall into the freezing water and it's captured on tape. this video is from california. it was posted to youtube. after one person falls through, there are others rushing in to save them and fall through themselves. everybody was able to get out or was rescued but experts say this video a classic case of whatnot to do. they say the safest solution is to throw
Search Results 0 to 23 of about 24 (some duplicates have been removed)